Archive | February, 2013

Episode 40: A Show That You Thought Would Be Something Else Entirely

Wow, 40 episodes. Not a bad run thus far. This week we get into the business of Digital versus Print comics, new consoles and movies you thought would be something else entirely. Episode 40 Recommendations: Jeffrey   and     Josh   Patrick

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PS4 Announcement After Thoughts

On Wednesday, February 20th 2013 Sony had their big announcement of the upcoming Playstation 4. Patrick and I both watched the the livestream so we decided to share some of our thoughts with you. The System   So in a similar vein to the PS3 the PS4 will be something of a PC with a 32bit [...]

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Jeffrey’s Preview of the 85th Annual Academy Awards

I have a confession to make.  I love The Oscars.  No, I do not always agree with their choices, not at all.  I don’t think they are perfect in any way.  I do, however, respect The Academy.  Unlike any other award show, the Oscars still have at least an illusion of credibility.  Unlike the Grammys, [...]

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Episode 39: Forget About Your House of Cards, Netflix Will Do The Rest

Ladies and Gentlemen, we proudly present to you this weeks pre-recorded podcast undead from Studio Z! This week the gentlemen discourse about the Netflix original series House of Cards, which is pretty much taken everyone’s brainhole by storm and the fallout of releasing a season all at once. The non atari pitfalls and general positive [...]

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Side Effects Movie Review

With Steven Soderbergh reportedly leaving his director’s chair soon, he puts out one of the very best films of his career with the gripping psychological thriller Side Effects.   Recent reports have said that over 10% of the American population is now living life under some type of anti-depressant.  Side Effects is one of the [...]

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A Good Day to Die Hard Movie Review

A competent action movie, A Good Day to Die Hard isn’t bad but it also isn’t exactly Die Hard either. When he receives word that his son Jack (Jai Courtney) has been arrested and put in a Russian prison for a laundry list of crimes including murder, John McClane (Bruce Willis) heads to Russia to [...]

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The Gentlemen Radio Episode 38: Strange Days of Future Consoles

Solutions and variables gentlemenites! This week we kick things off about Marvel shifting into Phase 3, which isn’t even their final form! Seriously, let us get a little bit into Phase 2 before tickle our brainholes with the next stage. It is some pretty awesome news with Doc Strange and Ant Man joining the fray. [...]

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Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters Movie Review

Despite monumentally bad marketing, Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters  turned out to be quite a lot of fun with silly tongue-in-cheek action and laughs that are surprisingly satisfying. All grown up and selling their witch killing skills to the highest bidder, Hansel (Jeremy Renner)  and Gretel (Gemma Arterton)  are hired to look into a rash [...]

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Warm Bodies Movie Review

Zombies are everywhere these days.  With AMC’s The Walking Dead as popular as ever and a large budget World War Z starring Brad Pitt just around the corner, one begins to wonder just how much more Hollywood can milk this phenomenon before people tire of it and we move on to the next mythical monster [...]

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Bullet to the Head Movie Review

Worthwhile action and occasional flashes of quality cannot save Bullet to the Head from some of the worst writing in recent memory and a litany of crime movie cliches done much better elsewhere with much less. After he is double crossed for a job that leaves his partner dead, career hitman Jimmy Bobo (Syvester Stallone) [...]

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Patrick’s Most Anticipated Movies of 2013

So, it may seem like this is coming a bit late given we are already in February but  given that this month is the bad movie dumping ground, I submit that there is still plenty of time and the year doesn’t really start until March anyway. Coming off a great year in 2012 it will be [...]

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The Walking Dead: The Game (Downloaded from Xbox Live)

Summary [10 out of 10]   The Walking Dead: The Game is a point-and-click adventure game from Telltale Games. It draws more so from the comics as source material than the television show. This should not dissuade you as this story is more engaging and better executed than the show thus far and perhaps maybe [...]

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The Spectacular Now Movie Review

I’m not sure there is a genre of film that is more polarizing than a Coming of Age drama set in High School.  Half of the people watching will find it instantly relatable, charming and sweet while the other half will find it overly pretentious and annoying.  James Ponsoldt’s third feature-length film, The Spectacular Now [...]

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The Gentlemen Radio Episode 37: Our Cruisers Can’t Repel Lens Flare of That Magnitude!

Solutions and generalizations gentlemenites, this week The Gentlemen tackle the news that J.J. Abrams will be helming the newest Star Wars installment. Mostly we feel it’s a good thing, but it might be fair to say we reserve our judgment… ha ha… yeah no, not on this podcast. Next we move unto some discussion about [...]

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